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Ales Bialiatski: Nobel Prize-winning activist stands trial in Belarus

Ales Bialiatski been held without trial since he was arrested during anti-government protests in 2021.

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Belarus says it downed Ukraine air defence missile

Belarus summoned the Ukrainian ambassador, after saying it shot down an air defence missile.

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Ukraine to boost Belarus border defences as Putin meets Lukashenko

Kyiv fears a fresh Russian assault is on the horizon after President Putin travelled to Minsk.

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Ukraine war: Russia troop deployment to Belarus prompts speculation

Russia is sending thousands more troops to Belarus. Is the country going to join the war in Ukraine?

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Belarus, Ukraine, Russia activists win Nobel Peace Prize

The peace prize goes to Ales Bialiatsky, Russia’s Memorial and the Ukrainian Center for Civil Liberties.

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Winter Paralympics 2022: Russia and Belarus athletes classed as neutral after Ukraine invasion

Athletes from Russia and Belarus will compete as neutrals at the 2022 Winter Paralympics in Beijing.

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Ukraine crisis: Russia keeps troops in Belarus amid Ukraine fears

The decision fuels renewed fears that Russia plans to invade Ukraine, despite denials from Moscow.

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The migrants returned to Iraqi camps from Belarus

One family returns to the same camp they had lived in for seven years before trying to reach Europe.

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Belarus president tells BBC: ‘We won’t stop the migrants’

In an exclusive interview, President Lukashenko tells the BBC it’s “absolutely possible” his forces helped migrants cross into Poland.

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Poland border crisis: Belarus moves migrants stranded in camp

About 1,000 migrants are offered shelter from the cold after camping at the Belarus-Poland border.

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Poland border crisis: Migrants tear-gassed trying to cross from Belarus

Poland’s defence ministry says migrants were throwing stones and trying to destroy a border fence.

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Poland border crisis: EU to widen Belarus sanctions as row intensifies

The crisis intensifies as hundreds more migrants arrive at the border with Poland.

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Belarus crisis: The locals helping families in Poland’s no-go area

As the Belarus crisis deepens, volunteers have been offering aid in Poland’s forbidden forests.

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Belarus-Poland border: Putin warns Belarus over gas threat to EU

Russia’s leader says Belarus should not cut gas supplies to Europe over the migrant row with Poland.

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Belarus border: Scrambling for facts in Europe’s new crisis

Journalists and aid workers are kept away from the bleak spectacle of migrants on the Polish border.

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Poland border: Turkey blocks Belarus flights to ease migrant crisis

Turkey has stopped all citizens from Iraq, Syria and Yemen from flying from Turkey to Belarus.

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Belarus threatens EU gas as bloc considers sanctions

The EU is reportedly preparing fresh sanctions over an escalating migrant crisis at Belarus’s border.

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Belarus migrants: What routes do they use to reach Minsk?

The migrant crisis along the EU’s borders is the result of increasing numbers arriving in Belarus by air.

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Belarus accused of state terrorism over migrant crisis

Poland’s prime minister says Belarus is flying in migrants and sending them to the border.

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Belarus migrants: Poland PM blames Russia’s Putin for migrant crisis

Thousands of migrants are at the Belarus-Poland border, camping in cold and dangerous conditions.

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Hundreds of migrants at Belarus’ border with Poland

Poland says it has stopped attempts by the large group to enter the country from Belarus.

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Poland blocks hundreds of migrants at Belarus border

Poland has accused Belarus of encouraging people to enter the country illegally.

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Poland to build Belarus border wall to block migrant influx

The wall to curb a wave of migrants entering from Belarus has been approved by Poland’s parliament.

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Maria Kolesnikova: No regrets for Belarus activist jailed for coup plot

Maria Kolesnikova calls the case against her “absurd” in her first interview since her conviction.

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Migrants freezing to death on Belarus-Poland border

The BBC finds stranded migrants facing sub-zero temperatures amid a row between Poland and Belarus.

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Belarus jail terms for opposition figures Kolesnikova and Znak

Maria Kolesnikova receives 11 years in jail and Maxim Znak 10 on charges of trying to seize power.

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Poland to build Belarus border fence after migrant influx

Poland and its EU allies have accused Belarus of weaponising migrants in response to sanctions.

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Lithuania says Belarus officers illegally pushed migrants over border

Video shows 12 Belarusian officers in riot gear as migrants scramble towards Lithuanian territory.

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Lithuania blames Belarus for migrant crisis

Over 4,000 people are reported to have crossed in Lithuania in recent months.

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Lithuania to build fence on Belarus border to stop migrants

Tensions are running high with Belarus after a surge of non-EU migrants into Lithuania.